The author is an expert in 50’s Clothing.
Most people take long to master the art of dressing. The way you dress portrays your individuality. The first thing you are supposed to do is know what kind of body structure you have. Then choose a dress and try it out. Colour, age, height and body structure matter a lot. Fashion evolves on very many things like dress codes, hair styles, wedding vehicles, music, food, toys and dance styles.
Sometimes I watch an old movie, I admire the ladies look. I simply feel that the 40s, 50s, and 60s ladies had something unique. Take for example Grace Kelly, a lady who really dressed[O1] immaculately in those years. She had perfect white skin; golden blonde and her swim wear made her look marvelous. They wore bell bottoms, trimmed jackets and even peasant tops that are even worn today. 50’s Clothing always stays in fashion.
When going back to school, students would be very eager to know the hair style in fashion for their school and age group. The styles could differ with the length of hair, same length, and many more. However, some styles would turn out to be the best. In the 1940s many accessories were used on the hair e.g. clips, jewels and even little diamonds. Little lady bug clips and butterflies were very popular. Medium length hairstyles were quite a number e.g. Bob style, pixie cuts etc. classic old styles are as trendy as ever. In the 60s, during special occasions ladies could prefer waves, soft braids and curls on their hair.
Art and music
It really influenced a lot by changing social attitudes especially for the young generation. Pop art and rock music became the order of the day. Rock artists turned out not to be only musicians but also political activists. Rock music turned the world up side down.
Food started developing patterns that we have adopted till today. Socially conscious groups of people decided not to eat meat because they did not believe in killing animals and so ate vegetables. On the other hand, others opted to eat foods like fried chicken, turkey and other foods like the burgers that even led others to obesity.
Girls used a toy doll called Barbie. It was shaped like a grown up woman. All young girls wanted to get Barbie. The boys had their own matchbox toys and also the vintage toy cars that they played with.